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New York Observer’s Ken Kurson, Forbes’s Richard Behar Honored at Algemeiner Summer Benefit (PHOTOS)

The Algemeiner honored two well-known journalists at its third annual Summer Benefit last week in New York City. New York Observer Editor-in-Chief Ken Kurson received...

June 20, 2014 12:13 pm

New York Journalists Remember Ed Koch at Upper East Side Benefit

New York media personalities gathered recently for an intimate dinner fundraiser at the Upper East Side's Harmonie Club in honor of deceased Mayor Ed Koch to pay tribute to his legacy and raise funds for...

The Algemeiner Hosts Ambassador Ron Dermer for Breakfast Roundtable

The Algemeiner recently hosted Israel's Ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, for an off-the-record breakfast briefing on the key challenges faced by Israel. The exclusive event for Algemeiner supporters was the first in a series...

Algemeiner Editor’s Club Hosts Fox News’s John Moody at Second Annual Summer Event (PHOTOS)

The Algemeiner Editor's Club hosted Fox News Executive Editor John Moody Tuesday night at its second annual (End of) Summer Party. The exclusive event took place at downtown Manhattan's popular J-Soho restaurant, bar and lounge...

August 25, 2013 2:23 pm

One Direction’s Harry Styles Sighted at Manhattan Kosher Restaurant Sporting Blue Knitted Kippa

Harry Styles, star of uber-popular British boy band One Direction stopped by one of Manhattan's...

August 15, 2013 2:25 pm

Matchmaker Samantha Daniels to Host Hamptons Fundraiser for Jewish Bachelor Mayoral Candidate Jack Hidary

New York City based professional matchmaker Samantha Daniels and her husband Steven Farber are hosting a...

May 9, 2013 3:47 am

Harvey Weinstein to Elie Wiesel: Without You There Would be no ‘Schindler’s List’ (VIDEO)

Famed film producer Harvey Weinstein presented Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel with the Algemeiner...

June 20, 2014 12:13 pm

New York Observer’s Ken Kurson, Forbes’s Richard Behar Honored at Algemeiner Summer Benefit (PHOTOS)

The Algemeiner honored two well-known journalists at its third annual Summer Benefit last week in New York City. New York Observer Editor-in-Chief Ken Kurson received the...

May 25, 2014 10:41 pm

New York Journalists Remember Ed Koch at Upper East Side Benefit

New York media personalities gathered recently for an intimate dinner fundraiser at the Upper East Side's Harmonie Club in honor of deceased Mayor Ed Koch...

February 5, 2014 2:53 pm

The Algemeiner Hosts Ambassador Ron Dermer for Breakfast Roundtable

The Algemeiner recently hosted Israel's Ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, for an off-the-record breakfast briefing on the key challenges faced by Israel. The exclusive...

September 16, 2013 11:26 am

Algemeiner Editor’s Club Hosts Fox News’s John Moody at Second Annual Summer Event (PHOTOS)

The Algemeiner Editor's Club hosted Fox News Executive Editor John Moody Tuesday night at its second annual (End of) Summer Party. The exclusive event took...

August 25, 2013 2:23 pm

One Direction’s Harry Styles Sighted at Manhattan Kosher Restaurant Sporting Blue Knitted Kippa

Harry Styles, star of uber-popular British boy band One Direction stopped by one of Manhattan's most popular kosher hot-spots, Le Marais, Thursday night, much to...

August 15, 2013 2:25 pm

Matchmaker Samantha Daniels to Host Hamptons Fundraiser for Jewish Bachelor Mayoral Candidate Jack Hidary

New York City based professional matchmaker Samantha Daniels and her husband Steven Farber are hosting a fundraiser at their Hamptons home for Jewish tech mogul and...

May 9, 2013 3:47 am

Harvey Weinstein to Elie Wiesel: Without You There Would be no ‘Schindler’s List’ (VIDEO)

Famed film producer Harvey Weinstein presented Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel with the Algemeiner newspaper's 'Warrior for Truth' award at its recent star...

April 25, 2013 1:27 pm

Algemeiner Unveils ‘JEWISH 100’ List at Star Studded Gala (PHOTOS)

The Algemeiner unveiled its first annual 'JEWISH 100' list celebrating the "top 100 people positively influencing Jewish life" at its 40th anniversary gala Tuesday night...

January 6, 2013 11:45 pm

Senator Joseph Lieberman and Wife Hadassah Honored at Open University Gala (PHOTOS)

Outgoing Senator Joseph Lieberman and his wife Hadassah were honored at the annual gala for Israel's Open University which took place recently at Manhattan's Upper...

October 19, 2012 11:46 am

Elie Wiesel Foundation Honors Tom Hanks (VIDEO)

Actor Tom Hanks was honored Wednesday night by the Elie Wiesel Foundation at a gala at the New York Public Library for his philanthropy and...

September 24, 2012 2:39 am

BBQ Celebrates AIFL, Introduces YASE Program

A delicious and informative evening introducing the America Israel Friendship League (AIFL) and its Youth Ambassador Student Exchange Program (YASE) was hosted by the Doctors...

August 31, 2012 5:12 pm

SOCIAL: East Hampton Chabad Hosts Annual Summer Reception

On a lovely Sunday evening in August, almost 300 friends and supporters gathered on the sprawling grounds of the home of Dr. Robert and Mrs....

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions (REVIEW)

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Features

The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...

World

North Korea Threatens US With ‘Horrible Nuclear Strike’

North Korea warned Tuesday that the US will be destroyed if it chooses to defy the "military giant" led by leader Kim Jong Un. "In case the US opts for confrontation...

Israel

Israel Closes West Bank, Gaza Strip for Rosh Hashanah

The IDF announced on Tuesday that it will put in place a closure of the West Bank and Gaza Strip beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, ahead of the holiday...

Middle East

Abbas Tells Trump Israel-Palestinian Peace Deal Can Be Reached This Year

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told US President Donald Trump Wednesday a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians can be reached this year, adding it could be "the deal of...

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